English as a Second Language Program (2010-2011)
Placement: 9,10, 11, 12
Prerequisite: This course is for students who have been
identified as English Language Learners.
reading, writing, listening, and speaking the English
language will be the focus of this class as well as socialization
and developmental skills and familiarizing the student
with school culture. Study and organizational
skills in content area classes will be supported.
In April ESL students will be taking the 2006 Annual State English Language Proficiency Assessment. This is a yearly assessment mandated by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
It is important that students do their best work. Eating a good breakfast and getting a good night’s sleep is essential for the student to do their finest job on this test.
Call Katherine Gilmore with any questions you may have concerning the testing. 652-3170